KKR picks stake in Major League Cricket
According to media reports Indian Premier League team Kolkata Knight Riders, co-owned by Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan, has picked up a stake in city-based Major League Cricket (MLC) in the United States.
The inaugural season of MLC, featuring six franchises, is expected to begin in 2022. This will be the third T20 league association with the Knight Riders Group. They also owns the Trinbago Knight Riders in the Caribbean Premier League.
The Trinbago Knight Riders won their fourth CPL title in the last six seasons during an unbeaten run in 2020, while KKR have won two IPL titles.